Reverend Pedro J. Falu passed away on March 1st , 2022, in Poughkeepsie, NY. He was 90 years old. Pedro was born on July 11, 1931, in Rio Piedra, Puerto Rico. He is the son of Isabella and Pedro Falu. Pedro was a pastor and Senior Chaplain for the NYS Department of Corrections. He was also a veteran of the Marine Corps.
Survivors include his wife Virginia Falu and their stepchildren, his son Pedro J. Falu Jr. and his wife Mitchelle, his daughters Story and Leslie Falu, and their families. All children were from New York City. Surviving grandchildren include Manuel Falu, Pedro Falu #4, and Tatyana Falu, as well as many great grandchildren. Pedro was a loving husband, father, and grandfather. He loved to sing, preach, play the conga drums, and play the bongos. His favorite sports were baseball and boxing.
Calling hours will be held from 4 to 7 pm on Friday, March 4th at the DiDonato Funeral Home in Marlboro, NY. The burial will follow on Saturday, March 5th at the Rosendale Plains Cemetery in Tillson, NY.
Funeral Arrangements were entrusted to the DiDonato Funeral Service, Inc. (845) 236-4300, www.didonatofuneralservice.com